How To Turn A Sketch Into Digital Art

Explore the Outer Limits of Digital Aesthetics & Culture at MUTEK

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On April 11–13th MUTEK Montréal presents the 4th edition of MUTEK_IMG, their offshoot festival focused on digital creation. We are organizing five panels within this year’s program, that bring together leading artists and thinkers to consider pressing aesthetic and sociopolitical questions.

Case Study: Ursa Major Supercluster by Daniel Spatzek

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'Sorry, we feel more comfortable working with a big agency over a solo freelancer'. Those were the words I heard over and over again in the last couple of years presenting myself as a solo entrepreneur. From a customer's point of view pretty reasonable I guess.

Every graphic designer can benefit from taking online courses like these

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Image: pixabay By TEAM COMMERCEMashable Deals2018-02-20 11:00:00 UTC Americans spend nearly 11 hours a day glued to a screen, a recent Nielsen report indicates. It may be spent playing video games, checking social media, streaming shows, or god-forbid, working, but the fact is that the average person devotes almost half a day to the screen. … Continue reading Every graphic designer can benefit from taking online courses like these

Essential Web Technologies to Learn (2018 Edition)

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Becoming a web developer is easy, so they say. What most people feeding you that line neglect to mention is that while almost anyone can be a web developer, not everyone using that title is good at web development. All of us must make a start somewhere, and if you’re just getting started in your … Continue reading Essential Web Technologies to Learn (2018 Edition)

Amazon makes changes to stop Alexa from randomly laughing at users

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Several people who own Amazon Echo speakers have reported a strange bug: The Alexa voice assistant has been laughing for apparently no reason. Some users on Twitter and Reddit say the outbursts have been entirely spontaneous. Others have said that Alexa has laughed after being asked to turn on the lights — and may have misheard the … Continue reading Amazon makes changes to stop Alexa from randomly laughing at users

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Netiquette – it is not life and death but it still matters

Netiquette is a colloquial portmanteau of the words network and the internet; it is an informal word implying the rules of correct, acceptable and polite behaviour online. Netiquette is the manual exercise and regulation of our online society.Email, social media and communicating online has been around long enough that one would think that most people would be adept at this form of communication.

How To Improve Your Instagram or Facebook Feed With These 5 Simple Tips

These days, photography is both attacked and loved in almost equal proportions. We live in a time where the democratization of photography - thanks to digitization - has strongly impacted the number of images available on social networks.

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I have been using the Google Arts and Culture application on my iMac for two years.  Over the last couple of months, it has taken the smartphone world by storm.  A new feature that is not actually front and centre on the app allows users to take a selfie and compare themselves to great works of art. 

News for 22 February 2018

Daily News for Thursday the 22 February 2018

An eclectic and informative list of your favourite design content

How To Improve Your Instagram or Facebook Feed With These 5 Simple Tips

These days, photography is both attacked and loved in almost equal proportions. We live in a time where the democratization of photography - thanks to digitization - has strongly impacted the number of images available on social networks.

Good Graphic Design is Critical to Solidifying Your Brand’s Image (reblog)

You have probably heard the saying ‘a picture conveys a thousand words.' You can use this concept to promote the brand image of the products or services you are offering to sell to the public via an eye-catching graphic design of your organization’s logo .

Colour code your life

How to organise with colour

Colour, the indispensable tool of designers worldwide can also help you organise everything from the office to the home.From time to time we all have a difficult time organising some important part of our lives — our filing cabinets, our schedules, email, or any number of elements at home or at work. Colour may be the solution! Organising with colour can help streamline your routine, improve your productivity and save time.  Colour coded systems of organising are up to four times faster than conventional methods.  As a result colour coding will make your job and lives easier, decrease stress and increase our self-confidence.

Design News Daily- Friday 26th January 2018

Curated Design News from around the World. A daily eclectic mix of some of the best design news from around the world.

Design News Daily- Thursday 25th January 2018

Curated Design News from around the World. A daily eclectic mix of some of the best design news from around the world.

Design News Daily- Wednesday 24th January 2018

Curated Design News from around the World. A daily eclectic mix of some of the best design news from around the world.

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Design News Daily- Tuesday 23rd January 2018

Curated Design News from around the World. A daily eclectic mix of some of the best design news from around the world.

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Bailey Street Design visual design excellence

Visual design is at work everywhere around us.  It gives shapes and form to the books we read, the posters we see and the road signs that we pass on the streets.

Design News Daily- Monday 22nd January 2018

Curated Design News from around the World. A daily eclectic mix of some of the best design news from around the world.

Design News Daily- Friday 19 January 2018

Curated Design News from around the World. A daily eclectic mix of some of the best design news from around the world.

Design Top 40- Thursday 18 January 2018

Curated Design News from around the World. A daily eclectic mix of some of the best design news from around the world.